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Aaliyah Powell – Selected to join the GB World Class Performance Programme.

Aaliyah Powell – Selected to join the GB  World Class Performance Programme.

Quest Taekwondo's Junior Female -46 kg World Champion Aaliyah Powell becomes one of the youngest Female athletes to join GB Taekwondo's World Class Performance Programme. Aaliyah first represented GB at the 2015 World Cadet Championships and has been a stalwart of the GB Cadet and Junior Teams since that time. In 2017 she took Silver at the European Junior Championships and followed this with Gold in Tunisia in 2018.

As well as representing GB, Aaliyah has had unprecedented success at WT Global events representing Quest Taekwondo

Aaliyah joins the World Class Performance Programme in the 2024 Paris Cycle where she is expected to compete in the -57KG Division, the Olympic Category Jade Jones MBE has made her own since London 2012.

About the Author

Mike Mckenzie

Mike Mckenzie

  • Sport Manager in charge of Taekwondo at the London 2012 Olympic Games
  • Technical Director of British Taekwondo
  • Black Belt 7th Dan – over 30 years’ experience
  • Taekwondo Master Instructor – British Taekwondo
  • Former GB Team Manager
  • International Referee
  • Professional instructor since 1988
  • Fully licensed and insured
  • CRB (enhanced) Checked
 
The message of London 2012 was 'To inspire a generation'. I plan to do just that in Penistone by delivering excellent Taekwondo classes for all ages and abilities at the Sports Centre – Penistone Grammar School.

At Quest Taekwondo our mission is to ensure people achieve their potential both in Taekwondo and in life. Taekwondo develops health and fitness, confidence and is suitable for all.

'Quest – To be the best' The best you can be, the best instructors, the best Taekwondo Club.

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